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FOX News
Jul 31, 2012 9:00pm EDT
quote sends a conflicting message. >> don't you think, leslie, in fairness that nbc news ought to do a story on the $6,800 whatever? i wear jeans and sneakers everyday and a baseball hat so what do i know? >> i do know that. that is true. but, sean, you guys are a little bit confused here. michelle obama is the first lady. ann romney wants to be the first lady. i remember. >> wait a minute. wait a minute. no, we got into the whole 99% over $900 shirt and now it's
NBC
Aug 17, 2012 5:30pm PDT
camera. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. brian is off tonight. i'm lester holt. it happened again. american troops shot and killed by those they've been trained to trust. afghan security forces who were supposed to be working alongside the u.s. and nato troops. in fact, there were two so-called insider attacks in afghanistan today, including one that left two u.s. soldiers dead. since last year the number of cases of afghan forces turning their weapons on u.s. and other nato troops has risen steadily and has tonight prompted orders from the pentagon for u.s. service members to keep their guns at the ready even in places they might assume to be safe. we have two reports beginning in kabul with nbc. >> reporter: good evening lester. today's attack was the latest in a series of attacks that have claimed dozens of american lives. the pentagon also today saying u.s. service members here are required to carry fully loaded magazines in their weapons at all times. today's attack occurred in western afghanistan, farah province. according t
NBC
Aug 24, 2012 5:30pm PDT
? "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening, i'm david gregory in washington in for brian tonight. we begin with the eruption of gunfire and mayhem, just outside one of the world's most famous landmarks, a place that millions visit every year, the empire state building. this morning, right in the middle of rush hour as people were trying to get to work and tourists had already started lining up to visit the building's observatory high above manhattan. a man who had lost his job nearby unleashed a deadly revenge attack on a former co-worker, and that triggered a hail of gunfire that in the end left nine innocent people hurt. it was the latest eruption of gun violence in a summer that has seen far too much of it. we begin tonight with nbc's lester holt at the empire state building. lester? >> reporter: david, i walk by this stretch of fifth avenue on a regular basis and i can tell you at 9:00 in the morning it's about as busy as you see now, lots of tourists, lots of office workers. so the police officers who had to challenge an armed kille
NBC
Aug 15, 2012 4:00am PDT
nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry. and today we begin with an energized race. from their respective battleground states, the president and his number two traded jabs with team romney/ryan yesterday. they are just 12 weeks to go until november, and all the biggest issues are fair game from energy and jobs to medicare and wall street. nbc's steve handelsman has more. >> reporter: they clashed over energy, barack obama in iowa, mitt romney in ohio with coal miners, slamming the president for toughening regulations. >> if you don't believe in coal, if you don't believe in energy independence for america, then say it. >> reporter: wind is one alternative the president pushed. >> the wind industry now supports 7,000 jobs here in iowa. that's worth fighting for. that's what's at stake right now. >> reporter: an election about big choices. that was the president's theme on his iowa tour. and the challengers, romney raised medicare in a new ad. >> now when you need it, obama has
NBC
Aug 27, 2012 4:30am EDT
rare rival. a giant panda in china welcomes a brand new budgeted of joy. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and very good morning to you. i'm veronica de la cruz. today we begin with tracking isaac. folks from florida pan handle are watching and waiting as isaac makes its way into the gulf of mexico. forecasters say by the time isaac makes landfall it could be a dangerous category 2 hurricane. nbc's jay gray reports. >> reporter: isaac continues to intensify in the gulf. wind and rain thrashing florida for much of the day. >> we're only two feet above sea level. >> reporter: officials have ed mandatory evacuations in many coastal communities. to this point florida has only seen a glancing blow. >> a large area at risk here. >> reporter: isaac is a massive storm with wind 350 miles. as the storm shifts, so does the focus. governors have declared states of emergency in florida, mississippi. >> it's important to be on high alert. >> reporter: new orleans and southwest louisiana could see the worst of isaac on wednesday. seven years to the day after hurricane katr
NBC
Aug 14, 2012 5:30pm PDT
world to see that it came true. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening, as you may have heard, they're calling this a choice election we're having. two clear choices for voters. that was clear today on the campaign trail. the attacks are sharpening now that the tickets are complete. there was a little bit of everything today, some humor some anger, and an attempt to open up a new front on issues. and all the while the scrutiny is just now getting cranked up on paul ryan, the new man on the gop ticket. we begin tonight with nbc's peter alexander, traveling with the romney campaign tonight in ohio. peter, good evening. >> reporter: brian, good evening to you. we have witnessed these two campaigns battle it out over health care, immigration, women, and today they engaged over energy, presenting two vastly different visions for the future. mitt romney today staked out the foothills of the ohio river valley, where underground mines snake 400 feet below, to accuse the president of launching a war on coal. >> this is a time for truth
NBC
Aug 4, 2012 6:30pm PDT
problem. that's all tonight after the olympics right here on nbc bay area. in the newsroom, i'm steven stock, nbc bay area news. >> and tough a story for "the investigative unit," call the tip line at 888-996-8477. you can also e-mail us at theunit@nbcbayarea.com. >>> oakland mayor jean quan is defending herself tonight to nbc bay area after a "new york times" interview cast her in a controversial light. nbc bay area's arturo santiago's in oakland to explain for us. arturo? >> reporter: well, diane, we're here at the art and soul festival in downtown oakland. this is where we were able to catch up with mayor quan and ask her directly about how she was quoted in "new york times" magazine. now, the mayor's office actually has a booth here at the festival. the magazine article is online, and the print version will be released tomorrow. it's mainly about the city of oakland being a refuge for radical america. now, part of it does look at the mayor's relationship with occupy oakland and the raid, the police raid on october 25th to clear the encampment. the article quotes mayor quan a
NBC
Aug 22, 2012 5:00pm PDT
on nbc bay area. these documents appear to show the company cleaned mouse droppings from the food products and resold the items to unknowing customers. product that was contaminated with mice feces was resold? >> mice feces, dead mice, urine, hairs, sift it out, repackage it. >> reporter: occasionally or all the time? >> all the time. >> reporter: do you have a problem with mice droppings in your facility? >> what. >> reporter: do you have a problem with mice droppings? infestation. i'd like to show you some pictures. it's really important you have a chance to talk about these, excuse me, sir. following that no comment last month the owners released a statement last week saying they plan to reopen. >> based on what you've seen, is reopening possible? >> well, they're not going to reopen until we approve the conditions of the facility and they can prove that they can maintain sanitary conditions. >> reporter: late this afternoon, san francisco herb and natural food company issued this statement saying in part the company was surprised by the action taken by the fda saying it intend
NBC
Aug 18, 2012 5:30pm PDT
future of medicare. nbc's ron mott starts us off from the villages in central florida. ron, good evening. >> reporter: hey, lester. good evening to you. this was perhaps the biggest challenge of paul ryan's eight-day, seven-state tour of america's political battleground. for good measure today, he brought in some reinforcements. >> say hi to my mom betty. >> reporter: with his 78-year-old mom by his side, paul ryan made the case for sweeping medicare reform in a place touted as the world's largest retirement community. >> like a lot of americans, when i think about medicare it's not just a program. it's not just a bunch of numbers. it's what my mom relies on. >> reporter: a part-time floridian, her visit helped personalize a heated debate between the campaigns that today got personal among voters. >> yes, let's keep obama -- unions -- >> let's put a few more million in a swiss bank account. >> he made it on his own at least. >> reporter: ryan's visit here, his first since being named mitt romney's running mate a week ago was viewed by many as crucial to the ticket after assaults
NBC
Aug 18, 2012 6:30pm EDT
those who gave so much. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. one week after becoming the other half of the mitt romney presidential ticket, congressman paul ryan and his bold plan to transform medicare have tatake en center stage in this campaign. any talk of changes to the critical safety net is sure to get graying americans to sit up and pay close attention. therefore, both sides of the presidential race are trying to define each other's position. being hammered on the topic by democrats, today congressman ryan walked into a sprawling florida retirement community to embrace his plan and say it is president obama who threatens the future of medicare. nbc's ron mott starts us off from the villages in central florida. ron, good evening. >> reporter: hey, lester. good evening the to you. this was perhaps the biggest challenge of paul ryan's eight-day, seven-state tour of america's political battleground. for good measure today, he brought in some reinforcements. >> say hi to my mom betty. >> reporter: with his 78-year-old mom by his side, paul ryan made the cas
NBC
Aug 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. from the international broadcast center here in london's olympic park, it's a huge night of celebration here where the summer games will draw to a soaring and high-spirited finish with the much-anticipated closing ceremony. but while things here are winding down, back home the race for president is winding up in earnest. as mitt romney and his newly appointed running mate congressman paul ryan on the road hoping to keep the momentum going from yesterday's surprise announcement. but as the new gop duo try to seize the debate and frame their attack on the president democrats and team obama framing their own critical narrative about the ryan pick. our political team is in place. nbc's ron mott is traveling with the romney ticket an joining us from wisconsin outside milwaukee. ron? >> reporter: hey there, lester. good evening to you. yesterday, of course, voters awoke to the news that mitt romney had selected wisconsin congressman paul ryan as his vp pick to much fanfare. today after a full day to relish, presi
NBC
Aug 17, 2012 4:00am PDT
time for tea. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry. and today we begin with health and taxes. the battle over medicare continued on the campaign trail yesterday with teams obama and romney trying to convince voters young and old that their plan is the most financially fit. meanwhile a mitt romney bombshell about his personal tax rate has sparked fresh controversy. nbc's claire leka joins us from washington with more on all of this. claire, good morning. >> good morning to you, lynn. yes, mitt romney called the interest in his personal tax returns, quote, small-minded, but if the obama campaign has their way they will keep the focus on romney's millions front and center. you could call it taxgate. republican presidential hopeful mitt romney says he won't release more tax returns. but while explaining how his medicare plan would work using a whiteboard in south carolina yesterday, he did give his clearest explanation yet of what he's paid to uncle sam. >> i did g
NBC
Aug 24, 2012 4:00am PDT
attempt at art restoration go horribly wrong. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and very good morning to you. welcome to our viewers across the nation including the pacific time zone. i'm veronica de la cruz. today we begin with a storm threat. the possibility of a direct impact has florida officials urging residents to prepare now. nbc's curt gregory has the latest. >> reporter: wind and rain in puerto rico. a glancing blow from tropical storm isaac as the system meanders across the caribbean. warnings are in effect for the dominican republic and in haiti where aid groups are mobilizing to assist the thousands of people still struggling in make-shift shelters 2 1/2 years after an earthquake destroyed the capitol city. >> the next 24 hours will be very critical of course for the population of haiti and the international red cross is extremely concerned. >> reporter: concern is spreading throughout florida as well. the latest projection map shows the state feeling the storm's force as early as sunday. in cape coral firemen wasted no time in securing a st
NBC
Aug 31, 2012 4:00am PDT
allegations rock one of the nation's most prestigious institutions. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry. and today we begin with the republican nominee. in what may be the most important speech of his political career, mitt romney accepted the gop presidential nomination in tampa last night, arguing he is the hope and change candidate, not president obama. nbc's steve handelsman reports. >> reporter: the warm-up act was clint eastwood, more swagger, a gravelier voice, but the romney message about barack obama. >> when somebody does not do the job, we've got to let them go. >> reporter: in the most important speech of his life, mitt romney first tried to first talk voters watching at home out of sticking with president obama. >> i wish president obama had succeeded because i want america to succeed. we deserve better. my children deserve better! my family deserves better! my country deserves better! to the majority of americans who now believe that the future wi
NBC
Aug 24, 2012 11:00am PDT
dozen other shareholders. nbc bay area's damian trujillo is live at city hall where he sat in on the gang prevention task force this morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the group said it's not going to let san jose police fight this battle alone, and the chief of police made one thing clear. he is not going to request the help of the chp in these incidents here in san jose. the gang prevention task force meets on a weekly basis, but today's meeting centered around the violence of the last two weeks, which include eight homicides, one last night. the chief said he's going to throw all resources available at the problem, including increasing the overtime budget by $800,000. the sheriff said she stands by the chief and will lend support whenever needed. while one county supervisor urged the chief to seek the help of the chp, the chief said not at this time. chris mohr can retire right now and make more money doing something else avoiding all these problems, but he says not now. >> as somebody who ice been in the organization and city for a long period of time, 27 years, i
NBC
Aug 17, 2012 7:00pm EDT
assume to be safe. we have two reports beginning in kabul with nbc. >> reporter: good evening lester. today's attack was the latest in a series of attacks that have claimed dozens of american lives. the pentagon also today saying u.s. service members here are required to carry fully loaded magazines in their weapons at all times. today's attack occurred in western afghanistan, farah province. according to officials u.s. special forces were there to train the afghan local police, villagers trained to protect their home towns. as they were handing out weapons one of the afghans took his and turned it on the americans, killing two in cold blood. the assailant himself was then shot and killed. so far this year there have been more than 30 so-called insider attacks claiming 39 coalition lives. most of those are americans. it is eroding the trust between the afghan and u.s. forces here at a crucial time as the united states tries to withdraw from its longest war. lester? >> we turn now to our pentagon correspondent jim miklaszewski. mick, what's the word? are we looking at a series of rogu
NBC
Aug 9, 2012 4:00pm PDT
4:00 on nbc bay area. >>> america's golden girls, bay area athletes claimed gold on the field, in the pool and in the sand. live reports from the south bay and london where a northern california gold rush is on. >> don't you think rate-payers have a right to know how you're spending their money? >> a major local utility company wants to raise your rates and executives won't explain how they're spending your money. the nbc bay area investigative unit demands answers. >>> good afternoon. i'm janelle wang. >> i'm jessica aguirre. we're on with you a little earlier than usual because of the olympics. >> and nbc bay area news will begin right after daytime olympic coverage bringing you special reports from london and profiles of our bay area athletes. we have lots of them going for gold today. >> first, we want to start with a developing story. missing for 15 hours, within the last hour, though, we've learned a young mother and her 2-month-old baby are safe and okay. the man suspected of kidnapping them at gunpoint in oakland last night is still on the run. oakland police and the krchp
NBC
Aug 22, 2012 5:30pm PDT
track to help others. >>> "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. tonight it is official, the federal government says the current outbreak of west nile virus is the largest in the u.s. right now there are four times the usual number of cases. what's worse is very few people are exempt from this because it's now been found in just about every state in this country. some numbers here, over 11 cases -- over 1100 cases reported in 38 states in all. texas and the lower mississippi delta area have been hit the worst. unbelievably 41 people have died from it so far. that's part of the problem, it's early yet in the west nile season. that's why the numbers from the feds today got the attention of a lot of people. we begin tonight with nbc's janet shamlian. she's just outside houston. hey, janet, good evening. >> reporter: brian, good evening. this is hooks airport. it's one of the command centers in the battle against west nile. tonight after dark planes will take off from here and spray tens of thousands of acres to battle this virus from
NBC
Aug 6, 2012 5:30pm PDT
today the faithful say they are learning the hardest lesson possible. john yang, nbc news, oak creek, wisconsin. >>> this is pete williams in washington. researchers say wade michael page popped up in the white supremacist world 12 years ago playing in two bands associated with racist skinheads. although there is no known record he ever advocated violence, an organization that tracks hate groups says he was deeply involved in a sub culture that did. >> they frequently talk about whites as the most endangered species on the planet and, you know, as they get more and more kind of hepped up about this people go out and start shooting. >> one of his bands was called end apathy and he told a website seven years ago he wanted to, quote, figure out how to end people's apathetic ways. military records show page enlisted in the army in 1992 but was discharged six years later for a drinking problem, ending his military career in north carolina at fort bragg. federal agents today searched a north carolina house where page lived for half of last year. a neighbor said he made antisemitic comments
NBC
Aug 14, 2012 4:00am PDT
festival goes awry. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry. and today we begin with on the campaign trail. with the race for the white house taking center stage in the battleground state of iowa yesterday, it appears mitt romney's vice-presidential pick may be growing on some americans. according to a new abc news/ washington post poll, 38% favor congressman paul ryan as mitt romney's running mate. that's up from 23% last week. 33% viewed ryan unfavorably. nbc's steve handelsman has more. >> reporter: his opponent got the weekend buzz by picking a running mate, but in drought-stricken iowa, president obama created his own buzz as only an incumbent can, ordering the federal government to buy $150 million worth of meat and fish from hard-hit farmers. >> we've got a lot of freezers. >> reporter: the president said the farm bill frozen on capitol hill would help more and singled out mitt romney's running mate for helping block it. >> so if you happen to see congressman
NBC
Aug 21, 2012 4:00am PDT
trailblazing comedian phyllis diller. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry. today we begin with mounting pressure. despite more prominent republicans criticizing him congressman todd akin says he will not drop out of the u.s. senate race in missouri, but after his comments about what he called legitimate rape, akin is facing louder calls from gop officials for him to step aside. steve handelsman has the story. >> reporter: the issue of abortion rights for the victims of rape is posing possible damage to the ryan romney presidential campaign with women voters. they mostly back president obama, who weighed in. >> his comments were offensive. rape is rape. >> reporter: it was republican congressman todd akin running for a senate seat in missouri who set off the firestorm. he was arguing against abortion rights for sexual assault victims. >> it seems to me, first of all, from what i understand from doctors, that's really rare. if it's legitimate rape, the female bo
NBC
Aug 27, 2012 11:00am PDT
on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in san francisco. nbc bay area's christie smith is live in mili valley with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, marla. san francisco police are wrapping up their investigation into that officer-involved shooting. but along the way, they say they uncovered something totally unexpected, a trunk full of cell phones. in fact, they say it was a stolen cell phone that led to their suspect. an armed robbery of a woman with a cell phone in the ocean view district had san francisco police following their suspect by cell phone ping around the city this morning, near a b.a.r.t. station, and an officer spotted two people who match the description. >> one of the suspects, while jumping over a small wall over there, jumped up to the middle of his torso, turned to the officer, she fired one round. it did not strike the suspect. >> reporter: officers caught one. the other got away. it happened steps away from st. paul's school, which was in lockdown for about 15 minutes. >> we were on way here and saw the yellow tape and to be safe k
NBC
Aug 28, 2012 4:00am PDT
summer melts crucial ice in the arctic ocean to record lows. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. today we begin with the gathering storm. as isaac takes aim at new orleans, the next 24 hours will determine just as destructive this storm will be. nbc's danielle lee joins us from new orleans. danielle, good morning. >> good morning, lynn. it's starting out as a relatively calm morning in new orleans. people are not letting that deceive them. many people have laid out sand bags and many other precautions ahead of the storm. >> the sound of drills and hammering could be heard throughout low lying areas of the gulf. people are bracing their homes for the heavy winds and rains being brought by isaac. >> we're just going to stick it out. now we have the sand bags. that may help. >> reporter: some in new orleans sticking it out and putting their trust into levies that failed following hurricane katrina seven years ago. isaac will be the first major test of the $14 billion mak
MSNBC
Aug 10, 2012 2:00am PDT
from nbc has more from washington. >> reporter: campaigning in colorado, president obama got good news on jobs. fewer americans applying for unemployment last week. and more u.s. exports. he claimed he's been righting the ship. >> saving an auto industry, creating 4.5 million new jobs, 500,000 new manufacturing jobs. >> reporter: conservatives fear mitt romney, trailing in most battleground states, needs a boost. the influential "wall street journal" urged him to pick paul ryan as his running mate. ryan is the controversial house budget committee chairman who would reduce the deficit by scaling back medicare. >> the problem with picking paul ryan is the very thing conservative intellectuals love about him that he's serious about cutting medicare is not popular. in fact, it's a big risk that romney would take. >> reporter: less risky would be picking tim pawlenty, the former minnesota governor, or senator rob portman of swing state ohio. in the meantime, romney plans to air a new attack ad. >> president obama used his health care plan to declare war on religion. forcing religious i
NBC
Aug 29, 2012 11:00pm PDT
mathai. we begin with a story you'll see only on nbc bay area. one of the teenagers in that neighborhood has the entire neighborhood on edge. especially the young woman he's accused of sexually assaulting. but nothing can be done about it. he remains right there in that community. it's on the peninsula in relatively peaceful foster city. the neighbors are concerned, and tomorrow even the police chief will be stepping in. nbc's george kiriyama joins us in foster city tonight with this exclusive story. george? >> reporter: well, raj, we do have a lot of upset people in this neighborhood. we have a lot of families with children and they're not happy that just feet away from their doorstep is a man out on bail facing charges of sexual assault and burglary. >> and there's many of us that are not eating or sleeping or anything. >> reporter: timably buzet and her neighbors are having a difficult time doing anything, and they say it's all because of this man, 18-year-old justin shing. he's currently facing charges of sexual assault and burglary. but he's out on bail, and he lives right down the
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Aug 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
trujillo, nbc bay area news. >>> a life of luxury paid for with other people's money. that's the accusation a south bay realtor is facing tonight. she's behind bars accused of scamming more than a dozen people out of more than a million dollars. kimberly tere is live at the santa clara county district attorney' office with the elaborate scheme. kimberly. >> reporter: well, two of the people actually got together and figured it out and went to the d.a.'s office. the d.a.'s office says that they're concerned there could be a lot more victims out there. 50-year-old jo silve is accused of tricking 13 pope el out of $up wi $1.2 million. paul collins says she would tell investors she had homeowners that needed to barry money. the investors would be promised their money back plus interest, and the borrower's home would be used as collateral. >> there were documents showing that the borrowers had signed it. the problem is jo had lied to these people. >> reporter: collins said it appears she homeowners names and pocketed the money, spending it on clothing, expensive cars, a home remodel a
NBC
Aug 20, 2012 4:00am PDT
. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and very good morning to you. welcome to our viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm veronica de la cruz. today we begin with crunch time. after a day of rest, both candidates in the presidential race are gearing up for a busy week on the campaign trail. president obama head to ohio tomorrow while mitt romney and paul ryan reunite in new hampshire with one week left before the republican convention. nbc's claire leka joins us with the details. claire, good morning to you. >> good morning to you, veronica. new hampshire is one of the 13 hotly contested states that will provide some results. it's reunion time. mitt romney and paul ryan pair up again in new hampshire this morning for a joint town hall meeting. this comes a full week before they were supposed to appear together again at the republican convention in tampa. >> they had at one point thought they would split up in the week before the convention but now they're going to be together. the dynamic duo out in new hampshire. >> reporter: both teams are
NBC
Aug 30, 2012 4:00am EDT
president. >>> and on air scare. a bat causes chaos in a canadian newsroom. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. i'm lynn berry. and today we begin with disaster area. a down graded isaac continues to drench the gulf coast. now, president obama has declared disasters in mississippi and louisiana where as many as 70 people were rescued from the raging floodwaters. nbc's steve handelsman reports. >> reporter: it's been more than 24 hours of driving rain and violent winds. still, isaac shows no signs of ending its relentless attack on the gulf coast. >> we'll be dealing with the storm through early friday morning. >> reporter: but in many communities including blaparish survivors are already dealing with more than they can handle. >> i'm just exhausted and tired. >> reporter: more is on the way. downed trees and power lines have left more than 700,000 in louisiana alone without electricity and for many it may be a week or more before it's restored. in many areas, there are clear signs it will be difficult to get around. roadways, rivers, neighborhood
NBC
Aug 9, 2012 5:00pm PDT
neighbors affected by monday's fire. the state is offering those neighbors a new warning. nbc bay area's jodi hernandez is live in richmond with the latest for us. jodi? >> reporter: jessica, starting tomorrow, richmond's nevon community center here will become the site of chevron's new hope center. adjusters hired by chevron will be here starting at 9:00 tomorrow morning to take claims from folks. chevron says that if you file a claim, that will not prevent you from taking legal action against chevron. tonight, the state bar is urging folks who are seeking legal help to do their homework. >> still got a scratchy throat. >> reporter: patrick berry says he's been coughing and nauseous since monday's chevron refinery fire broke out. >> it's affected my respiratory system. i'm not breathing the same. >> reporter: berry is one of many people who have been lining up to see a richmond accident attorney, hoping to hold chevron accountable. >> if you don't have a lawyer, you're not going to be compensated in the right way. >> reporter: investigators with the state bar handed out fliers to
NBC
Aug 13, 2012 4:00am PDT
. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello, and good morning. welcome to our viewers across the nation including the pacific time zone. i'm mara compo. today we begin with running mates. after a week of being side by side, romney and paul ryan will be campaigning solo until the republican convention. the two drew huge crowds last night in ryan's home state of wisconsin after making a pit stop in north carolina sunday morning. claire laka joins us with the details. >> reporter: good morning to you, mara. in their first interview together on "60 minutes" mitt romney made it clear that he was calling the shots and that the ticket would campaign on his budget. >> my veins run -- >> reporter: thousands of supporters turned out to welcome home wisconsin's native son and now presumptive republican vice presidential nominee. >> so when we win this election, we go fix this mess in washington. >> reporter: in the 48 hours since congressman paul ryan was added to the romney ticket, the gop presidential campaign has fired up. >> i guess you think i made the right decision, the ri
MSNBC
Aug 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
pac ad that he can't control. i'm steve handelsman, nbc news, washington. >>> well, mitt romney sat down with nbc news political director and chief white house correspondent chuck todd yesterday for an extended interview. this was part of an upcoming documentary. and todd asked romney about selecting a nominee for vice president. take a listen. >> reporter: what do you want your running mate to say about you? what do you want your selection to say about what kind of president you're going to be? >> i don't think i have anything for you on the vp running mate other than i certainly expect to have a person that has strength of character, vision for the country, that ad adds something the political discourse, about the direction of the country. i happen to believe this is a defining election for america, that we're going to be voting for what kind of america we're going to have. >> that was part of chuck todd's exclusive interview with mitt romney which you can see more of on a special hour on msnbc. that's going to be later this month. >>> elsewhere, the long-struggling u.s. postal se
NBC
Aug 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. i'm scott budman, nbc bay area news. >> thank you, scott. that jury awarding more than $1 billion from samsung to apple, but an appeal most likely to be next. you can find much more on the billion dollar verdict on nbcbayarea.com. >>> after eight homicides in 11 days, it's the question everyone in san jose has been asking, what will the city do to stop the violence? today the city's chief offered his answer. this morning the sheriff, the district attorney, and the probation department vowed to step up and help san jose police. at a morning meeting of the mayor's gang prevention task force chief chris moore announced he's using $800,000 from the general fund to increase overtime butdget for hs officers. city leaders have pushed for the city to admit it needs help from the chp. moore says he's not ready to do that, at least not now. one county supervisor says moore's decision isn't enough. >> broken arrow, and broken arrow means american unit has been overrun and send all possible resources, and i think we're broken arrow right now. >> i disagree. i do. we have staffing issues, nobo
NBC
Aug 5, 2012 6:00pm PDT
well. and law enforcement officials are telling nbc news details about this alleged gunman. they say he's a man in his 30s, he was wearing tactical gear when he carried out this attack, he was armed with a single handgun. and right now officials are searching what they believe to be his home, looking for clues about his motive. the 911 calls began at 10:25 a.m. gunfire at the sikh temple of wisconsin in oak creek. worshippers said one service had ended and another was about to begin. families were gathering with small children. >> our officer, a 20-year veteran, was ambushed, shot multiple times. he is currently at the hospital undergoing surgery. we expect him to recover. >> reporter: the officer was rushed to a milwaukee hospital along with at least nine other wounded victims. >> and another officer who was on the scene was engaged by the suspect. our officer did engage that individual, and that individual is deceased. >> reporter: authorities said they found four people dead inside the temple and two more bodies outside. in the chaos many people hid throughout the building. fo
CNN
Aug 5, 2012 8:00am PDT
, or are conservatives just blaming the messenger? nbc gets trashed for its coverage of the olympic. especially after complaints to twitter led to retaliation against the british newspaper critic. what were these companies thinking? >>> a freelance reporter exposes new yorker writer joan elyra as a serial fabricator who made up quotes from bob dylan. and lara stonewalled him the whole time. >> he lied to me in that conversation, actually. he lied to me in his confession. >> we'll talk to michael moynihan about how he feels about costing lehrer his job. >>> talk about lying, the former editor of "the new york times" is the victim of a hoax perpetrated by wikileaks. bill keller on that bizarre episode, media bias, and feelings about fox news. i'm howard kurtz, and this is "reliable sources." >>> now if you had to pick a moment, a snapshot, a glimpse of the tensions between romney and the press corps, it would have to be this. at the tail end of a foreign trip consumed by negative headlines, the republican candidate was walking toward his car after a wreath-laying ceremony within earsh
NBC
Aug 20, 2012 5:30pm PDT
. tonight we'll remember phyllis diller. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. it was an interview with a candidate on television, the kind of thing that happens every day during this campaign season but when the questioning turned to abortion in the case of rape the republican candidate for u.s. senate in missouri answered in a way he came to regret. suddenly it exploded well beyond the borders of missouri in this campaign season where every word counts. it's where we begin tonight with nbc's andrea mitchell. >> reporter: republicans fear their hopes for the white house and control of the senate could turn on what happened at a st. louis tv station when the host asked missouri republican senate front-runner todd akin, a sitting congressman, about abortion. >> what about in the case of rape? should it be legal or not? >> it seems to me first of all from what i understand from doctors that is really rare. if it's a legitimate rape the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down. but let's assume maybe that didn
NBC
Aug 19, 2012 4:30pm PDT
>>> from nbc news world headquarters in new york, this is "nbc nightly news" with lester holt. >>> tonight firefighters from california to idaho are locked in a dangerous dance with the weather as they search for an opening trying to get an upper hand on wildfires. the huge blaze east of boise, idaho has stalled on the door step of one resort village and now poses an additional threat to the west. it is one of several fires raging to the american west. one of the most brutal fire seasons anybody can recall. nbc's mike joins us. >> reporter: the most dangerous threat has been just north of here. that same fire now has other towns on high alert. as happens the shape and movements of idaho's fire have changed. when the occupants were given evacuation orders some feared the worst and vowed to stay until the very last minute. >> until i see fire come over the hill i will stay. >> this is a big investment for us. this is our retirement. >> reporter: the fire stalled two miles away leaving commander no choice but to wait before attacking the fire head on. >> it's just frustrating. th
MSNBC
Aug 2, 2012 2:00am PDT
of compromise seem slimmer than ever. nbc's brian mooar joins us from washington with details. >> reporter: members of congress are taking the break. meanwhile the countdown to fiscal calamity is ticking away. congress is getting ready to pack up and head home for the summer. leaving behind some serious work. >> the bill is passed. >> reporter: the republican-controlled house voted to extend the bush-era tax cuts to all americans. >> now is not the time to raise taxes in an economic climate when people are struggling. >> reporter: but that's a plan dead on arrival in the senate. house republicans are given more tax breaks to the richest 2% tax breaks they don't need and we can't afford. >> the house found a way to help drought-stricken farmers, but was unable to pass a farm bill. and help for the cash-strapped postal service will have to wait. but there's still time for finger-pointing. >> it's going to be referendum on the president's policies. >> reporter: both parties are gearing up for the political conventions and blaming each other. >> what's standing in our way right no
NBC
Aug 26, 2012 8:00pm PDT
giants and the cowboys at 7:00 -- 7:30 eastern here on nbc. your local news, except on the west coast, coming up. midnight eastern, it's an all-new "dateline." al michaels and cris collinsworth and michele tafoya. from our entire crew, good night from the medicine low lands. nbc bay area news starts now. >> it is an eerie site. tonight, tropical storm isaac is huge and on course to make land fall somewhere on the gulf coast this coming wednesday. that is also the seventh anniversary of hurricane katrina. good evening. let's go straight to the meteorologist right now who's been tracking that storm since it first formed in the atlantic? >> there's a little bit of good news. the storm is strengthening very slowly. it is still officially with the top wind gust that is 67 miles per hour with the national hurricane center just in five minutes ago, as the winds at 65 miles per hour. it does take it towards new orleans and over the next 48 hours, it's going to encounter very warm temperatures. that's the high ok tan. that's a period of strengtsenning. it's the path you see there in blue
NBC
Aug 16, 2012 5:30pm PDT
the lucky powerball winner? "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. it is a topic that won't go away. in the hands of the democrats, it has dogged mitt romney from the start and may follow him all the way to the finish of this campaign. after a successful life in business and a private life of great wealth, mitt romney in public life has been unwilling to go public with his tax returns beyond the past two years. it came up again today as did the broader policy discussion that now team romney is running on and we begin here tonight with nbc's ron mott on the campaign trail in the critical state of ohio tonight. ron, good evening. >> reporter: brian, good evening to you. today mitt romney broke out a dry erase board in trying to explain his plan for the future of medicare which has become a front and center topic in this campaign. but questions about his taxes and those tax returns just keep on coming. mitt romney's tax burden trailed him to south carolina today prompting yet another response to allegations he paid little to no taxes o
CNN
Aug 5, 2012 11:00am EDT
-destructed by plagiarizing. good to see you. >>> after the break, nbc and twitter team up to silence a critic of the network's olympic coverage. why the online world is outraged next. e guard, take a right. do you have any idea where you're going ? wherever the wind takes me. this is so off course. nature can surprise you sometimes... next time, you drive. next time, signal your turn. ...that's why we got a subaru. love wherever the road takes you. anyone have occasional constipation, diarrhea, gas, bloating? yeah. one phillips' colon health probiotic cap each day helps defend against these digestive issues with three strains of good bacteria. approved! [ female announcer ] live the regular life. phillips'. >>> the olympics has spawned a trending topic on twitter. nbc fail. the network has been getting buried under critical tweets for the way it's been handling the london games which are aired during primetime on a tape delay basis. the critics turned on twitter itself when the social networking site shut down the account of guy adams, reporter for britain's "independent." who had the
NBC
Aug 28, 2012 4:00pm EDT
ryan flew in with their families. nbc steve handelsman has details on the start of the convention. >> mitt romney flying to tampa for the biggest of his political life. ann romney brought aboard cake she said she baked and said when she addresses the convention and the nation in primetime tonight she will urge voters to consider what she calls the right things. mitt romney will watch his wife's speech and go back out campaigning. if ann romney is nervous, she didn't show it at her walk through. rnc delegates anxious to get going after day one got canceled can't wait to hear her. >> how do you hope ann romney tonight helps elect mitt romney in november? >> i think ann romney is probably the greatest spokesperson that mitt romney could have. >> in his speech tonight, rising gop superstar, new jersey governor chris christie touts political savvy. >> works with 85% democrat legislature, most work it across the aisle to get things done. >> reporter: delegates hope christ christie's speech will sway undecided voters. >> where we are and the direction that we're going. >> this convention
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